An Interview with Hannah Jacobs

Hannah Jacobs was the primary organizer of the Triangle Digital Humanities Institute on DH Pedagogy earlier this year. She works at the Duke Wired! Lab as a digital humanities specialist who helps faculty and students with consultations, project development, and technical support. As a significant emerging figure in digital humanities (not just in the triangle … Continue reading “An Interview with Hannah Jacobs”

Recap of Humanitarian Mapathon at UNC Chapel Hill

Every year, natural and man-made disasters are responsible for 100,000 deaths and affect or displace nearly 200 million people. In developing countries, people are especially vulnerable to disasters because they are “missing” from many of the maps that guide disaster relief efforts. The Missing Maps community comprises nearly 80,000 volunteers working to create maps of … Continue reading “Recap of Humanitarian Mapathon at UNC Chapel Hill”

May TDHI: Registration Available!

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The early registration period has concluded, so registration is now open to anyone with any kind of institutional affiliation! If you are from UNC Chapel Hill, Duke, or NC State, you are now able to register. We continue to encourage participation for people from institutions of all types and sizes, especially those outside academia entirely. … Continue reading “May TDHI: Registration Available!”

Join the TDHN Organizing Committee

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The Triangle Digital Humanities Network is forming an organizing committee. The primary focus of the committee is planning the next institute and fostering the TDHN community. There will be a variety of roles open to students, professors, community members, and others. Please contact us (triangledhnetwork@gmail.com) if you’re interested in helping build a DH community in … Continue reading “Join the TDHN Organizing Committee”

May TDHI: Schedule and Early Registration Now Available

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Early registration for the Triangle Digital Humanities Institute May 22nd – 24th is now open! You can register for one, two, or all three days of the conference. To see the full schedule and find more information, visit http://triangledh.org/tdhi/. The early registration period from April 15th to April 22nd is open anyone outside of the three … Continue reading “May TDHI: Schedule and Early Registration Now Available”

John Taormina on his DH Bibliography

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John Taormina, Director of the Visual Media Center Department of Art, Art History & Visual Studies at Duke University recently released his comprehensive DH Bibliography, which has been the focus of his work for the past two years. Taormina took the time to answer some questions about his work on the Bibliography, which is now available through … Continue reading “John Taormina on his DH Bibliography”

Save the Date: May TDHI at UNC-CH

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Join the Triangle Digital Humanities Network (TDHN) for the second Triangle Digital Humanities Institute (TDHI)! This three-day event aims to help practitioners build digital skills, share work, and meet new collaborators. There will be two days of skill-building workshops followed by a day-long unconference. Registration will open on April 15th, and you can register for … Continue reading “Save the Date: May TDHI at UNC-CH”

A Recap of UNC’s Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

The Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon is a global campaign in celebration of Women’s History Month. The goal of Art+Feminism is to “improve coverage of cis and transgender women, non-binary folks, feminism and the arts on Wikipedia.” This Edit-a-Thon also seeks to close the Wikipedia gender gap. Currently, less than 10% of Wikipedia editors are women! In … Continue reading “A Recap of UNC’s Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon”

Register for TDHI DH Pedagogy

Register for the event –> Registration is now open for the Triangle Digital Humanities Institute on Digital Pedagogy Registration link: http://bit.ly/tdhi-ped Hashtag: #tdhipedagogy Full schedule below: Location: Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall and other locations Smith Warehouse, Bay 4, 1st Floor 114 S. Buchanan Blvd. Durham, NC 27708   Morning & Early Afternoon Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh … Continue reading “Register for TDHI DH Pedagogy”

Hunter Corb: Social Networks of Women in the Book Trade

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Hunter Corb is a second year Master of Library Science candidate at UNC’s School of Library and Information Science. With a focus in archives and rare books, Corb is currently working on a digital humanities master’s paper to finish up his degree. The project is a social network analysis investigating the role of women in … Continue reading “Hunter Corb: Social Networks of Women in the Book Trade”